John Batistich

Director of Marketing

Scentre Group (Westfield Shopping Centres)

John Batistich is the Director of Marketing for Scentre Group, owners & operators of Westfield in Australia & New Zealand. He has over 22 years of experience in Research, Marketing and General Management with blue chip companies like Lion Nathan, Kimberly Clark, PepsiCo Foods and The Wrigley Company. He holds a Masters in Management degree from MGSM majoring in Human Resources, a Bachelor of Business degree from the University of Western Sydney majoring in Marketing and a Certificate in Digital Marketing from ADMA. He has lead marketing communications that have won a Cannes Lion award and an Australian Effective Awards. He has also been a member of the Australian Market & Social Research Society Client Advisory Board. John is also a member of the Board of Governors for The Heart Research Institute, a leading medical science institute dedicated to the early detection, prevention and reversal of heart disease.